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U.S. Department of the Interior

The principal federal preservation and conservation agency. Administers National Parks, national historic sites and other public lands, as well as the major federal preservation program.
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A second deepwater blowout could overwhelm the efforts to respond to the current disaster," the interior department said.
This isn't the first time the Interior Department seemed flummoxed by interoffice mail.
Without Lamberth's prodding, it's unlikely that the Interior Department would have lifted a finger to undo its century-long screwup of Indian trust funds.
During her term as associate solicitor in the Reagan-era Interior Department, she drafted an early call for ANWR drilling.
The site of the Stonewall Inn was designated a national historic landmark by the Interior Department on March 2.
Watson also has suffered recently from his ham-fisted handling of a shareholder revolt over his company's environmental practices, has been criticized for snubbing his nose at Interior Department officials investigating Chevron's corruption over Alaska oil and gas royalties, and recently had five prominent company critics arrested at the annual meeting when challenged about Chevron's poor human rights record.
He worked closely with the Interior Department as the commissioner, and he has the skills necessary to fulfill this leadership role at the department.
President Donald Trump is appointing an oil and gas industry lobbyist to help run the Interior Department - just as the agency is facing criticism from a federal watchdog over the ways it helps fossil fuel firms evade environmental rules.
KARACHI -- More than 1,000 cases have been reported to be pending in the anti-terrorism courts (ATCs) due to noncooperation between provincial Interior Department Section Officer and Sindh Police.
KARACHI, January 18, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Interior department Sindh, has given the authority of filing case against violators of ban on pillion riding, to Station House Officer (SHO) under section CrPC 195, here on Tuesday.
A major component of the Interior Department is the U.
WASHINGTON - The Interior Department denied Wednesday that it collected hundreds of millions of dollars less than it should have last year from companies that pump oil and gas on federal land.

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